KDA Annual Meeting – April 11-13th

KDA Annual Meeting Web Cover


Schedule of Events


Thursday, April 11

10:00 – 11:30 am Council on Dental Benefits – Boardroom, Executive Level

11:45 am – 1:15 pm KDCF Board of Trustees (Lunch provided) – Boardroom, Executive Level

1:30 – 3 pm  Joint Councils on Dental Legislation/ Workforce – Boardroom, Executive Level

3:30 – 5 pm  Council on Annual Session and Events – Boardroom, Executive Level

6 pm UMKC Pouring from the Heart- Century Ballroom B & C, Westin Crown Center


Friday, April 12

7 – 9 am  KDA Past Presidents’  Breakfast – Peppercorn Duck Club, Mezzanine Level

9 am – 11:30 am Real World Transition Brunch – Gillam Hall

12 – 2 pm  KDA Board of Delegates – Van Horn, Mezzanine Level

2:30 – 4 pm  KMOM State Committee – Van Horn, Mezzanine Level

6:30 – 9 pm  KDA President’s Cocktail Reception and Dinner Party  – Washington Park Room, Westin Crown Center (Register)


Saturday, April 13

10 – 11 am Council on Membership – Van Horn, Mezzanine Level

12 – 2 pm KDA Annual Business Meeting – (Lunch provided) Van Horn, Mezzanine Level

Imm After KDA Board of Delegates – Van Horn, Mezzanine Level


President’s Cocktail Reception and Dinner Party

Open to all KDA members, the President’s Dinner Party and Cocktail Reception is an annual gala honoring the outgoing KDA President’s year of service to the association. Join your colleagues for an evening of friendship and commemoration and raise your glass to a successful year, as Dr. Craig Herre’s leadership term comes to an end. Two of your colleagues will also be honored for their contributions to organized dentistry as the Dentist of the Year Award and Dr. Harry M. Klenda Award for Outstanding Council/Committee Service Award are presented.

Plan to be a part of this distinguished celebration by completing the registration form to the right or by registering online at www.ksdental.org. Business attire is recommended for the evening and guests do not have to be registered for the Midwest Dental Conference meeting to attend.


KDA Past Presidents’ Breakfast

The Past Presidents of the Kansas Dental Association will have their annual breakfast social on Friday morning, April 12. Reservations can be made by responding to an invitation sent by Dr. Nevin Waters to former KDA Presidents and guests do not have to be registered for the Midwest Dental Conference meeting to attend.


Real World Transition Brunch

The annual Real World Transition Brunch is designed to bring together dental students with KDA members who may be considering taking an associate into their practice or giving thought to selling their practice in preparation for retirement. It is open to all dental students and KDA Members fitting the above criteria. To register, please go to www.ksdental.org or contact Jennifer at the KDA office at 785.272.7360. Guests do not have to be registered for the Midwest Dental Conference meeting to attend. (Register)